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The fluorescent dye DAPI is commonly used to stain the DNA in the nuclei of Caenorhabditis elegans body cells, thus visualizing the nematode’s anatomy.

Photo courtesy:
Hinrich Schulenburg

Pathogenic Bacillus thuringiensis bacteria marked by Red Fluorescent Protein have infected and overgrown the body of a Caenorhabditis elegans nematode.

Photo courtesy:
Andrei Papkou, Schulenburg lab

Confocal laser scanning microscopy image of the fungal pathogen Zymoseptoria tritici (in green) during the infection of a wheat leaf. The hyphae of Z. tritici is visible in green.

Photo courtesy:
J. Haueisen, Stukenbrock lab

The brood pouch of a pregnant pipefish male (Syngnathus typhle) filled with embryos that are connected to a placenta-like structure.

Photo courtesy:
Olivia Roth

A wheat leaf infested with the fungus Zymoseptoria tritici shows the typical signs of so-called leaf drought, which can lead to drastic crop failures.

Photo courtesy:
J. Haueisen, Stukenbrock lab

Confocal microscopic image of the infection of a wheat plant: the fungus penetrates the stomata of the leaves and can spread between the plant cells.

Photo courtesy:
J. Haueisen, Stukenbrock lab

Two pipefish females of the species Syngnathus typhle.

Photo courtesy:
Olivia Roth

The people of TransEvo

Principal Investigators

Dagan

Prof. Tal Dagan

Tandem project 3.1

Genomic Microbiology,
Institute of General Microbiology,
Kiel University

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Baines

Prof. John Baines

Tandem project 5.2

Evolutionary Genomics

Institute for Experimental Medicine

Kiel University, and 
Max Planck Institute for Evolutionary Biology, Plön 

T +49 (0) 431-500 30310
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Franz

PD Dr. Charles Franz

Tandem project 5.1

Max-Rubner-Institut

Department of Microbiology and Biotechnology

T +49 (0) 431-609 2340
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Jung

Prof. Christian Jung

Tandem project 2.1

Plant Breeding Institute

Kiel University 

T +49 (0) 431-880 7364
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Nebel

Prof. Almut Nebel

Tandem project 6.1

Longevity & Ancient DNA Research

Institute of Clinical Molecular Biology
Kiel University 

T +49 (0) 431-597 1373
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Niemann

Prof. Stefan Niemann

Tandem project 4.1

Molecular and Experimental Mycobacteriology

Research Center Borstel

T +49 (0) 4537-188 7620
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Quaas

Prof. Martin F. Quaas

Tandem project 1.2

Environment and Natural Resources

Kiel Institute for the World Economy, and

Biodiversity Economics
German Centre for Integrative Biodiversity Research (iDiv)
Halle-Jena-Leipzig

T +49 (0) 341-97 33249
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Reusch

Prof. Thorsten Reusch

Tandem project 1.1

Marine Evolutionary Ecology

GEOMAR Helmholtz Centre for Ocean Research, Kiel 

T +49 (0) 431-600 4551
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Roth

Dr. Olivia Roth

Tandem project 6.2

Marine Evolutionary Ecology 
GEOMAR Helmholtz Centre for Ocean Research, Kiel 

T +49 (0) 431-600 4557
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Schulenburg

Prof. Hinrich Schulenburg

Tandem project 4.2

Evolutionary Ecology and Genetics

Zoological Institute

Kiel University 

T +49 (0) 431-880 4141
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Sebens

Prof. Susanne Sebens

Tandem project 7.1

Institute for Experimental Cancer Research
Kiel University

T +49 (0) 431-500 30501
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Stukenbrock

Prof. Eva Stukenbrock

Tandem project 2.2

Environmental Genomics

Botanical Institute
Kiel University 

T +49 (0) 431-880 6368
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Traulsen

Prof. Arne Traulsen

Tandem project 7.2

Evolutionary Theory

Max Planck Institute for Evolutionary Biology, Plön

T +49 (0) 4522-763 239
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Uecker

Dr. Hildegard Uecker

Tandem project 3.2

Stochastic Evolutionary Dynamics

Max Planck Institute for Evolutionary Biology, Plön

T +49 (0) 4522-763 536
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Merker

Prof. Matthias Merker

Tandem project 4.1

Molecular and Experimental Mycobacteriology

Research Center Borstel

T +49 (0) 4537 - 188 2750
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Postdocs

Raatz

Dr. Michael Raatz

Tandem project 7.2

Evolutionary Theory

Max Planck Institute for Evolutionary Biology, Plön

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Geoffroy

Dr. Félix Geoffroy

Tandem project 3.2

Stochastic Evolutionary Dynamics

Max Planck Institute for Evolutionary Biology, Plön

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Vallier

Dr. Marie Vallier

Tandem project 5.2

Evolutionary Genomics

Institute for Experimental Medicine

Max Planck Institute for Evolutionary Biology, Plön 

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Tueffers

Dr. Leif Tueffers

Tandem project 4.2

Evolutionary Ecology and Genetics

Zoological Institute

Kiel University 

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Schenk

Dr. Hanna Schenk

Tandem project 1.2

Biodiversity Economics
German Centre for Integrative Biodiversity Research (iDiv)
Halle-Jena-Leipzig

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Schneider

Dr. Ralf Schneider

Tandem project 6.2

Marine Evolutionary Ecology 
GEOMAR Helmholtz Centre for Ocean Research, Kiel 

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Cho

Dr. Gyu-Sung Cho

Tandem project 5.1

Max-Rubner-Institut

Department of Microbiology and Biotechnology

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Doctoral Candidates

Dhiman

Amar Singh Dhiman

Tandem project 2.1

Plant Breeding Institute

Kiel University 

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Borges

Ana Sofia Galrinho Borges

Tandem project 5.1

Max-Rubner-Institut

Department of Microbiology and Biotechnology

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Taliadoros

Demetris Taliadoros

Tandem project 2.2

Environmental Genomics

Botanical Institute
Kiel University 

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Rousseau

Emilie Rousseau

Tandem project 4.1

Molecular and Experimental Mycobacteriology

Research Center Borstel

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Henkies

Florian Henkies

Tandem project 4.2

Evolutionary Ecology and Genetics

Zoological Institute

Kiel University

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Pappert

Freya Pappert

Tandem project 6.2

Marine Evolutionary Ecology 
GEOMAR Helmholtz Centre for Ocean Research, Kiel 

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Han

Kwi Young Han

Tandem project 1.1

Marine Evolutionary Ecology

GEOMAR Helmholtz Centre for Ocean Research, Kiel 

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Philipp

Lisa-Marie Philipp

Tandem project 7.1

Institute for Experimental Cancer Research
Kiel University

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Basu

Meghna Basu

Tandem project 5.2

Max Planck Institute for Evolutionary Biology, Plön

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Shah

Saumil Shah

Tandem project 7.2

Evolutionary Theory

Max Planck Institute for Evolutionary Biology, Plön

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Wang

Yiqing Wang


Genomic Microbiology,
Institute of General Microbiology,
Kiel University

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